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Carmel Mayor Wins First Shout-Out Award Given

Indianapolis Real-Estate firm, m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC, launched it’s new monthly “Shout-Out” awards by honoring long-time, and popular, Carmel, Indiana Mayor: James Brainard. Managing Broker, Mike Woods says the award was conceived to “.. recognize those individuals or companies who have gone above and beyond to enhance the  lifestyles of those of us who live […]

12 Reasons I Love Carmel’s Art & Design District

1. “Man-on-the-Street” Sculptures By J. Seward Johnson Jr., American realist Some people might find seeing a life-size statue along Main Street to be a bit bizarre, but I see it as endearing. There is something classic and iconic about the sculptures that makes me feel at home. “Unconditional Surrender” A soldier embraces a nurse with […]

Carmel Small Business Network

NEWS RELEASE: Carmel, Indiana – In 2002, Mayor Jim Brainard launched the Carmel Small Business Network (CSBN) as part of the City’s economic development initiative. CSBN offers direct quarterly communication between City officials and small business owners for the purpose of supporting and strengthening business in Carmel. Through participation in CSBN, small business owners are […]

Coming Right up in August, 2011 at the Center for the Performing Arts

The splendid new Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana‘s recently-contrived Arts & Design District is the place to be this summer for enjoying the live performing arts in Greater Indianapolis. This premier gathering spot for the upscale Carmel community blasted out of the gate at full speed this year, and is in the […]

Detour Restaurant – An American Grille

Detour is a family-friendly restaurant in Carmel, a lovely North Indianapolis suburb in Central Indiana. Only a few steps from the Monon Trail in Carmel, Detour landed smack in the middle of Carmel’s renowned Arts & Design District in the newly-renovated downtown Carmel neighborhood. Detour proudly advertises itself as “An American Grille” offering scrumptious dishes […]

The Bridgewater Club: Resort Living At Its Finest

The Bridgewater Club in Carmel, Indiana represents resort living at its finest in Central Indiana. Carmel, an upscale suburb of Indianapolis, is rightfully proud of this elegant golf course and the residential development that is attached to it. Still in development by one of Central Indiana’s best-known home builders, Throgmartin-Henke Development, the Bridgewater Club is […]

May, June, 2011 Events at the Center for the Performing Arts

After a recent grand opening, Carmel, Indiana‘s stunning new Center for the Performing Arts is fast becoming a haven for Carmel music, theatre, dance and art. Already three of the facility’s state-of-the-arts live performance venues, the Palladium, the Studio and the Tarkington, are in use, making it a premier Greater Indianapolis entertainment and cultural center […]

Palladium Events for March, 2011

Carmel, Indiana‘s splashy new Palladium events are selling out fast. Check out this summary of Carmel events for March, 2011 at the gorgeous new Greater Indianapolis venue for performing arts. These events are all held during March, 2011 at the Palladium, in Indiana’s new Center for the Performing Arts . Ticket costs range from $15 […]

Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana

Officially throwing open its elegant doors for the first time on January 29, 2011, the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana is a lavish work of art in its own right and a feather in the cap among the many fine greater Indianapolis community gathering places. This lush complex is the cornerstone for […]

Carmel Community Playhouse at Clay Terrace Mall

To see current show information for the Carmel Community Playhouse, visit the CCP website. The Carmel Community Playhouse is a recently-opened live performance venue for Carmel, Indiana, and home to Carmel’s longest-running community theatre group, the Carmel Community Players. Along with hosting regular stage plays produced by this award-winning troupe, the Carmel Community Playhouse is […]

Carmel Sees Big Decreases in Total Sales – July 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  The Carmel real estate market followed suit with a majority of other central Indiana towns that saw significant decreases in total sales, albeit to a somewhat lesser extent. The total number of homes sold dropped 26.8 percent, from 149 in June to 109 in July, 2010. […]

Total Carmel Homes for Sale Reaches 15-Month High in June, 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  Things were not as bad for the Carmel real estate market in June compared to May, when total pending sales shrank by 45 percent. Perhaps still feeling the effects of the recently expired federal tax credit for new home purchases, in June, 2010 total pending sales […]

Time Spent on Carmel Real Estate Market Drops to 15-month in May, 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  What stood out most about the Carmel real estate market in May, 2010 was how little it stood out from so many other towns and cities in central Indiana in the statistical categories of close sales, pending sales and listings. Starting with the total number of […]

Ted Allen: TV’s Epicurean par Excellence

Many famous people from Carmel, Indiana decorate the list of Hoosiers in the news. Among them, no name is presently more immediately recognizable than that of Ted Allen, popular television host on the Food Network. Though Allen was born in 1965 in Columbus Ohio, he was raised in Carmel, an upscale suburb just north of […]